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IIDebate celebrating the International Youth Day through CafeTalk

International Youth Day on 12 August

International Youth Day (IYD) is an awareness day designated by the United Nations. The purpose of the day is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. The first IYD was observed on 12 August, 2000.

International Youth Day is observed annually on 12 August. It is meant as an opportunity for governments and others to draw attention to youth issues worldwide. During IYD, concerts, workshops, cultural events, and meetings involving national and local government officials and youth organizations take place around the world.

IIDebate celebrating The International Youth Day 

To celebrate the International Youth Day, on August 12th, 2016, The International Institute of Debate will organize severel  CafeTalks in different regions in Tunisia and in  Jordan and Pakistan tackling the issue of: “Youth civic engagement: how to empower youth in civil society?”

As we know CafeTalk is an opportunity for youth to express their opinions and debate on social issues that impact our society. It is a chance that grants young people the ability to empower their initiatives and launch their projects after gathering ideas and insights from participants. This project is open for everyone who believes that dialogue is the first step towards change.



11 cafetalks will be organized this Friday August 12th, 2016 in order to celebrate the International Youth Day around the topic of ” How to empower youth civic engagement?

  • Tunis          : 12/08/2016 at 15:00 in  Art’Café
                       : 12/08/2016 at 11:00 in The American Corner
  • Monastir    : 12/08/2016 at 17:30 in Cafe Le Vivarium
  • Sousse        : 12/08/2016 at 18:00 in Cafe Le Paradoxe
  • Siliana        :  12/08/2016 at 18:00 in  Cafe L’Impérial
  • Ben guerden : 12/08/2016 at 09:00 in  Jasmine Parc
  • Zaghouen  : 12/08/2016 at 09:00 in the office of  We Love Zaghouan
  • Gafsa          : 12/08/2016 at 17:30 in  Cafe El Oued
  • Kebili         : 12/08/2016 at 09:30 in Maracana Club
Pakistan and Jordan
Two other CafeTalks will take place in Quetta, Pakistan in collaboration with “Youth Association for Development YAD” and in Jordan in collaboration with “Darabzeen Human Development organisation”
You can join any of those CafeTalks on our website www.cafetalks.org and follow it on our Facebook page fb.com/cafetalks.org  and on the Facebook groupe  fb.com/cafetalk Hive 

Youth expressing their selfs 

Your voice matters, CafeTalk opens the space for young people from different backgrounds to speak up and share their ideas with their communities.

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